Monthly Archives: January 2010

Example Code to build and populate a Date Dimension

OK, I’ve found myself searching for this code a half dozen times over as many weeks. That tells me that I : a) Need to keep better track of my source code b) Need to share it on my blog … Continue reading

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Is Business Intelligence your company’s “Tree of Souls” ?

(Minor Avatar spoilers below – in case you’re one of the 3 people who hasn’t seen it yet)I was driving to a clients this past week and just free-associating, listening to an NPR segment about the movie Avatar and also … Continue reading

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Windows 7’s ‘GodMode’

Weird but cool – nice way to shortcut steps in W7: http://news.cnet.com/8301-13860_3-10423985-56.html?tag=rtcol;pop  or video   http://cnettv.cnet.com/enable-godmode-windows-7/9742-1_53-50081662.html?tag=mncol

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